1. Retired Air Force
2. Married to my Air Force sweetheart after a long delay
3. Struggle with depression
4. Struggle with fibromyalgia
5. Retired City Planner for the City of Seattle
6. World traveler - most of Europe, Africa, Pakistan, Dubai. Most of United States.
7. Pastel, watercolor, acrylic, knitter, fabric, recycled materials artist
8. Jewelry designer
9. Avid gardener, studied Landscape Architecture at University of Washington
10. Live one minute at a time in the present.
11. Etsy shop akitamom
12. Formerly loved and owned by three akitas, Fuji, Kado and Zuzu. Now owned by a golden named Ozzie.
13. Born and raised in Florida and Virginia.
14. Lived most all of my adult life in the Pacific Northwest-Washington and Oregon
15. LOVE Hawaii
16. Still have lots to do on the bucket list.
- I will actually use my reusable bags
- I will eat more meals at home
- I will get my kids (and myself!) outside more this year
- I will make my home more energy-efficient
- I will recycle my old electronics & not throw them away before I buy any new gadgets
- I will support my local and green businesses this year
- I will walk one place each week instead of driving there